Jericho is a somewhat small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 5,082 people and just one neighborhood, Jericho is the 25th largest community in Vermont.
Real Estate Prices
Jericho home prices are not only among the most expensive in Vermont, but Jericho real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Jericho is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.88% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Jericho is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jericho who work in management occupations (13.50%), teaching (11.22%) and sales jobs (10.87%).
Also of interest is that Jericho has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Jericho is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Jericho a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Jericho has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Jericho’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.